Chennai, the capital of the state and an important commercial and industrial center in the country is located in the northern part of the coast with Kanniyakumari, forming the southern tip where Indian Ocean, Bay of Bengal and Arabian Sea meet.
Which sea is in Tamilnadu?
India has a coastline of about 7,500 kms. The coastline of Tamil Nadu has a length of about 1076 kms constitutes about 15% of the total coastal length of India and stretches along the Bay of Bengal, Indian Ocean and Arabian Sea.
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What is the name of Chennai Beach?
Located along the Marina Beach Road, the Marina Beach in Chennai has earned its place in the list of must-visit beaches in Chennai since it is the longest one in India and the second longest one in the world.
Does Chennai have a beach?
The 5 best beaches in Chennai are Marina Beach, Elliot’s Beach, Thiruvanmiyur Beach, Covelong and VGP Golden Beach as you keep going south. Each has a distinct vibe and ample reason to visit.
Which is the 1st largest beach in the world?
Stretching all the way from Brazil’s southern border with Uruguay to Rio Grande, Praia do Cassino is the longest uninterrupted beach in the world.
What is the famous of Tamilnadu?
If there is one thing that Tamil Nadu is famous for all over the world, it is glorious and ancient temples. The Great Living Chola temples such as the Brihadeeswara Temple, or the rock-cut Pallava temples at Mahabalipuram are listed as World Heritage sites and draw a great number of visitors internationally.
Which is the smallest beach in Chennai?
Situated at a distance of 1 km from Thiruvanmiyur in Chennai, Pebble Beach is one of the smaller beaches in Chennai.
Who named Marina Beach?
Marina owes its name to the Governor Mountstuart Elphinstone Grant Duff who was captivated by its pristine beauty at that time. Like most British government officials who ruled over the colonial India, he didn’t seek escape from the scorching heat of Madras by going up the Western Ghat mountains.
Can we see sunrise in Chennai?
Sunrise and sunset are often considered synonymous with beaches in Chennai. But the only experience in the city that comes close to looking at the sun disappearing into the azure blue of the Bay of Bengal is experiencing sunset from atop the St. Thomas Mount.
What is the entry fee for VGP Golden beach Chennai?
Entry Fee and Timings for VGP Universal Kingdom
In this package, the ticket for Children (height between 90-120 cms) costs INR 450, and for adults, it costs about INR 550. Second is the Platinum Crown Package that includes Universal Kingdom, Snow Kingdom and the Aqua Kingdom.
Is ECR beach Safe?
This beach is on the outskirts of Chennai. Beach is cleaner compared to the beaches inside the city. Also it is less crowded. It is not advisable to visit this beach in the late evening on weekdays as it is very deserted and not safe.